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All Open Diamond Approach Groups

All Open Diamond Approach Groups

Diamond Approach groups are the primary vehicle for engaging the Diamond Approach and the Ridhwan School. The following groups are open to new participants.

Group Name





Emerald Diamond Ireland
4 weekends a year
Castletown, Ireland English
Diamond Approach Weekend Group Hamburg
5 weekends a year
Hamburg, Germany German
Ridhwan auf Deutsch 2
2 seven-day retreats a year
Schoental, Germany
Diamond Heart United Kingdom 4 weekends a year London, United Kingdom English
Diamond Heart Europe 4 2 seven-day retreats a year Seefeld, Northern Germany English
Diamond Heart Nederland 2 five-day retreats a year Werkhoven, Netherlands Dutch

Australia/New Zealand

Diamond Approach Australia
3 times a year
Sydney, Australia
Diamond Approach New Zealand 2
2 times a year
Taupo, New Zealand

United States

Diamond Approach Amherst
4-5 times a year
Amherst, MA
California Diamond Heart 10
8 weekends a year
Berkeley, CA
Colorado Diamond Heart 10 Coming Soon Boulder, CO English
Diamond Approach Boston 4
5 times a year
Boston, MA
Gulf Coast Diamond Approach 5
4-5 times a year
Houston and Dallas, TX
Hawaii Diamond Approach 4
3-4 times a year
Maui, HI
New York Area Diamond Approach 4 times a year New York, NY English
Diamond Approach Philadelphia 2 4 times a year Philadelphia, PA English
Diamond Approach Arizona
4 times a year Prescott and Phoenix, AZ English
Diamond Approach Utah 4 times a year Salt Lake City, UT English
Diamond Heart Retreat Group 6 2 seven-day retreats a year San Jose, CA English
Diamond Approach Los Angeles/San Diego 6 times a year Santa Monica, CA English
Diamond Approach Florida 3 times a year, online in-between Tampa, FL English
Upper Midwest Group 3
4 times a year
Willard, WI





Diamond Approach Ottawa Montreal 3 times a year & 1 online retreat Ottawa, ON English


Diamond Approach Asia
2 times a year for 7 days
with an option to attend
5 days for the second retreat
Chaing Mai, Thailand

South Africa

Diamond Approach South Africa coming soon Cape Town and Johannesburg English


If there is no open group near you, please explore our online offerings at Diamond Approach Online and our public events and retreats on our Public Events List. If you are able to travel, you may join any open group, even if it is in a different geographic location.

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